POCO is now an independent company and this is clear. Even if in reality the split between her and the mother brand Xiaomi is not seen, on paper they are two different companies. To be in effect 8 and this also applies to Redmi) one would need one MIUI ad hoc, designed for smartphones that bear his name. To this we're not there yet and it is not excluded that it could happen, but the brand has announced that it is preparing a section dedicated to MIUI download only for its devices.
Where to download the MIUI for devices POCO? Soon a new section will be released on the site that will allow you to download all the firmware!
In a official post on POCO Community the well-known moderator mibatman, among the most attentive and present, has announced something very interesting. Remember when on the Mi Community there was a section dedicated to the download of all firmware versions of all models. After some time there was a division, a fragmentation, better to say. Well, apparently the company POCO has decided to include this section (exclusively for its devices) on the recently launched official site.
For the moment, one has been proposed section "detached" through DOCS document which includes a list of all the smartphones of the brand, with attached links to the different types of firmware. Each branch (Global, India, EEA) is connected to a link that allows you to download the corresponding ROM. However, this document is only a temporary thing. As announced by the moderator, the site will soon have one section used.
Basically it will no longer be necessary to go and look on different sites or platforms which one is latest MIUI version for ours POCO. Recall that at the moment some of the company's smartphones are testing the MIUI 12.5.